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101 East Water Street, Sandusky, OH 44870
419-621-7330
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night

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  • 26
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  • 20
    Very good
  • 8
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  • 6
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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Fantastic views

This restaurant has some great options for food, whether it is dinner or lunch. They have a nice selection of cocktails and beer.

5 of 5 starsReviewed October 1, 2014
TrudsterAN
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Norwalk, Ohio
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Fremont, Ohio
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76 reviews 76 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

I was last to this restaurant a year and a half ago and was very pleased. Something bad has happened. The place was nearly empty, the wait staff was not well presented, the menus contained only 1/2 the former contents, but the menu was not reprinted. The owners drew an "X" through the unavailable items. Those items that we did... More 

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Norwalk, Ohio
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

This restaurant has some great options for food, whether it is dinner or lunch. They have a nice selection of cocktails and beer.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Atmosphere was pretty good. That's way u was kind of disappointed in the food. Kids food was out at least 10 minutes before the rest of the table. He was almost done eating before we got our food. Next, no seasoning of the food. A little salt and pepper go a long way. If you are going to charge me... More 

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Niles, Ohio
Top Contributor
110 reviews 110 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
145 helpful votes 145 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Don't know what happened to this place. We were there 2 years ago and it was very good but we recently stopped for lunch and found it to be very pricey....over $10 for a simple sandwich or burger that was only served with chips. Healthy menu options are very limited - probably won't be back - too many good restaurants... More 

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Loveland, Ohio
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67 reviews 67 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

handled the business crowd when we were there as easily as they did our family. The meatloaf was great, the sweet potato fries were a nice treat, and the chicken all seemed to be prepared vy hand, not frozen. The service was friendly and prompt. And, the price were very fair. Plus, free parking across the street in a city... More 

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Harrod, Ohio
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

The website for this place said "ultimate waterfront dining" and even had picture of rides at Cedar Point across the water. It is located a block from the water which you can see a strip of from the patio on the side of the building. We walked in and there were maybe 5-10 tables inside and out, so not terribly... More 

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Orrtanna, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

The food here is amazing! If you eat on the deck, you get a view of the water! The waitresses are very nice as well. Must visit!

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Sandusky, Ohio
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

We visited Water Street on Sunday 7/13 for my mother’s birthday with a party of 6. It wasn’t too busy since we met there at 330pm, but it wasn’t dead either. Service = not the worst but pretty close. Our waitress’ attitude was off-putting and sort of rude. She was always in a hurry and seemed not to actually “take... More 

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Albion, Indiana
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32 reviews 32 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

My friends and me ate here for Ohio bike week, food was great and we are planning the trip for next year, great price for what you got and was top quality cant wait to eat here again

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Warren, Ohio
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287 reviews 287 reviews
177 restaurant reviews
304 helpful votes 304 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

I ate here during Ohio Bike week. Awsome place by the water. The food is great you get Alot of food for your money. Very nice atmosphere service was very good. I would stop back in next time in Sandusky.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 101 East Water Street, Sandusky, OH 44870
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Sandusky
  • Phone Number: 419-621-7330

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood

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